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[Automobiles - Highways - Recreation - Sacramento]
Sacramento, Calif. : Kimball-Upson
This Kimball-Upson Co. catalogue for 1916 carried the latest in hunting, fishing and team sports equipment as well as everything to make the automobile run. The California State Automobile Association took a page to promote a plea for new roads and highways. In the early part of last century long auto trips were a real adventure and required careful planning, patience and more than a little luck. Back then the emphasis was on getting the public to admire the wilderness within reach of the automobile so they would purchase more automobiles and related products.
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SPE 688.76 K49 1916 SAC p. 149